Japan strikes Oscars gold with Departures
Japanese film Departures won the best foreign film award at the Oscars here on Sunday.india Updated: Feb 23, 2009 09:50 IST
Japanese film Departures won the best foreign film award at the Oscars here on Sunday.
Yojiro Takita's drama tells the story of a mortician who works to preserve the dignity of a person after death.
Other films nominated on Sunday included France's The Class, Israel's Waltz with Bashir, Germany's The Baader Meinhof Complex and Austria's Revanche.